Promotes healthy cell immune function*
- Promotes antibody production
- Supports a healthy immune system
- Clinically studied and developed in Japan
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The human body is constantly exposed to bacteria and it depends on the immune system to help destroy harmful bacteria and stay healthy. In order to do that, the body needs to get the right nutrients on a consistent basis. Lack of consistency in maintaining a balanced diet, along with the demands of long hours of work, school, family commitments, and a lack of restful sleep can all diminish immunity.
A weakened immune system leaves the body susceptible to seasonal viruses and other ailments. Edible mushrooms are known for their nutritional properties. They contain different amounts of protein and fiber, along with vitamin B and selenium. Some mushrooms, such as shiitake mushrooms, have special properties that support the health of different systems in the human body.
AOR’s Active Hexose Correlated Compound (AHCC) contains oligosaccharide extracted from mushrooms grown in rice bran. Since the late ’80s, when this method was developed in Japan, it has been used to help support immunity in an effective way. Oligosaccharide is a well-researched extract shown to be effective in highly vulnerable populations, making it a highly sought after immune-boosting supplement.
AHCC is a unique antioxidant and immune system modulator. AOR’s AHCC contains one of the highest doses found on the market with the fewest additional ingredients. The active ingredients of AHCC include acetylated alpha-glucan for optimal bioavailability.
AHCC is an extracted compound derived from Shiitake mushroom. The active ingredients of AHCC include alpha and beta glucans and polysaccharides of low molecular weight (5 kDaltons) for optimal bioavailability and immune support.*
AOR™ guarantees that all ingredients have been declared on the label. Made without wheat, gluten, nuts, peanuts, sesame seeds, sulfites, mustard, soy, dairy, eggs, fish, shellfish or any animal byproduct.
Take one capsule one to three times daily preferably without food, or as directed by a qualified health care practitioner.
Consult a health care practitioner before use if you are pregnant, lactating, have medical condition, or are taking any medication. Keep out of reach of children. Nausea and diarrhea have been known to occur, in which case, discontinue use.
- Immune system support
- Healthy inflammatory response
- Normal cell production and differentiation
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Mushroom mycelia extract of hybridized basidiomycetes (Lentinula edodes) mushrooms (with acetylated alpha-glucans), carnauba plant wax, dextrin (tapioca), cellulose (plant), alpha-cyclodextrin (vegetable)
Other ingredients: none. Capsule: hypromellose, purified water.
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